Friendship at first sight, like love at first sight is said to be the only...
A smile is the chosen vehicle of all ambiguities
We cannot live for ourselves alone. Our lives are connected by a thousand invisible threads,...
He piled upon the whale's white hump the sum of all the general rage and...
It is better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation.
It is impossible to talk or to write without apparently throwing oneself helplessly open.
Do not presume, well-housed, well-warmed, and well-fed, to criticize the poor
He pressed his forehead against mine, clasped me round the waist, and said that henceforth...
Who in the rainbow can draw the line where the violet tint ends and the...
God help thee, old man, thy thoughts have created a creature in thee; and he...
We cannot live only for ourselves. A thousand fibers connect us with our fellow men;...
We may have civilized bodies and yet barbarous souls. We are blind to the real...
Death is only a launching into the region of the strange Untried; it is but...
All men live enveloped in whale-lines. All are born with halters round their necks; but...
The beauty myth moves for men as a mirage; its power lies in its ever-receding...
If some books are deemed most baneful and their sale forbid, how, then, with deadlier...
For whatever is truly wondrous and fearful in man, never yet was put into words...
In this world, shipmates, sin that pays its way can travel freely, and without passport;...